Commercial truck accidents have unique causes, and proving those contributing factors during a lawsuit helps maximize your financial recovery.
Finding the cause of a truck accident is crucial for a lawsuit. Identifying all responsible parties could mean the difference between a dignified life and permanent losses when it comes to the severity of your injuries, and the financial cost of recovery. An experienced truck accident lawyer knows how to investigate a crash, and calculate the damages in court.
Pittman, Dutton, Hellums, Bradley & Mann is a personal injury firm headquartered in Alabama. Our attorneys are regularly recognized for their professionalism, victories, and contributions to the community. We are ready to take your call and represent your case after the tragedy of a large truck accident.
We can be reached online or by calling (205) 322-8880 directly. Your decision to pursue legal action today could improve your life, protect your family, and help prevent future accidents from injuring others.
If you’ve been injured in a truck accident, a settlement or damages award could help cover:
By pursuing a lawsuit, your lawyer is able to itemize all that has been lost, and calculate the true cost of long-term recovery or long-term care. Truck accident injuries may be so serious that a person never fully recovers, and requires life-long nursing or therapy. The more experience your attorney has in successfully negotiating truck accident settlements or winning at trial, the better your outcome. Contact Pittman, Dutton, Hellums, Bradley & Mann at (205) 322-8880 for a stellar team with the case results you need.
What causes truck accidents matters greatly when it comes to who is held liable for your injuries.
The top five most common causes of truck accidents include:
What causes most semi-truck accidents includes some of the same causes of regular commuter accidents: distracted driving, aggressive driving, and driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
However, there are unique causes of commercial truck accidents like cargo issues, vehicle weight and maintenance, and the higher likelihood of driver fatigue due to financial pressure to finish the job fast. These factors too often come together in a perfect storm, and can ruin or even end an unsuspecting person’s life.
Statistics on semi-truck, 18-wheeler, and tractor trailer accidents show that:
After an accident, pinpointing the cause or causes of the wreck matters for the sake of your recovery, and the future financial security of your family. Your attorney from Pittman, Dutton, Hellums, Bradley & Mann will investigate to identify every contributing cause of the accident. This unlocks the maximum amount of resources beyond what insurance companies first offer.
There are many car accidents that occur every day in the U.S., and many of them are walk-away-from-it incidents. That is not so true when it comes to big rig and semi-truck accidents, as the size, weight, and speed of commercial trucks often cause debilitating injuries and death.
By revealing every point of failure like driver error, mechanical malfunction, or managerial negligence, your attorneys maximize your compensation. These investigations also reveal safety flaws that may be fixed in time to save future lives.
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